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Rutgers Student Going Public Against Financial Aid for Illegals

05/23/2018 10:34
by Jack Davis The bottom line of a new New Jersey law is that breaking the law pays off, according to a Rutgers University student angered over a law that lets illegal immigrants collect financial aid.   “It’s just absurd that we’re giving illegal immigrants more and more incentives to break the law,” said Nick Knight said, according to Fox News. “I’m going to be paying for that debt after college.”  Knight said putting those who break the law above everyone else is wrong.   “I think they’re taking the word ‘Dreamers’ and trying to put it in a positive light,” Knight said. “But in reality, it’s not fair for everybody else, for people who go...

How to build your very own Self-Directed Immortality Avatar for 2045!

05/22/2018 11:59
by 2045.com   International Manifesto of the "2045" Strategic Social Initiative Mankind has turned into a consumer society standing at the edge of a total loss of the conceptual guidelines necessary for further evolution. The majority of people are almost exclusively absorbed  in merely maintaining their own comfortable lives. Modern civilization, with its space stations, nuclear submarines, iPhones and Segways cannot save mankind from the limitations in the physical abilities of our bodies, nor from diseases and death. We are not satisfied with modern achievements of scientific and technical progress. Science working for the satisfaction of consumer...

Media Outlets Appear To Lie About Texas Shooter Wearing Nazi Paraphernalia

05/21/2018 12:42
by Cillian Zeal   It’s a scene that’s played out with such familiarity that you can almost, sadly, set your watch by it. A school shooting happens, and before the police have fully cleared the scene or the investigation has begun, the cable news networks begin speculating on the shooter and every little detail about him.  Was he a loner? Did he use an AR-15? Was there a Facebook manifesto? Was he wearing any incendiary clothing that might expose his motive?   Aside from the general ghoulishness of this, much of this speculation turns out to be flat-out wrong. Take, for instance, the weapons Santa Fe, Texas, shooter Dimitrios Pagourtzis used — a...
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NEWS & EVENTS


Join Heartland in New Orleans!

A conference promoting America's Energy Freedom


On August 7, The Heartland Institute will host its second America First Energy Conference in New Orleans. The event will mark the advances for Energy Freedom we've helped achieve with President Trump, and how we can all bring about even more victories in the years to come.

We have a VIP-laden program, so register today! Early bird rates end June 8.

 
 
 

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

ALL DAY — 10 panels

and three VIP keynotes

   

Hilton Riverside Hotel

2 Poydras St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130

 

 

Early Bird registration $99.00 — includes three meals

Preliminary Schedule

The #AFEC2018 schedule is still in the planning stages and subject to change, but our current line-up of proposed panels carry the following working titles:

  • Why CO2 Emissions Are Not Creating a Climate Crisis
  • REINing in the Regulators
  • Fueling Freedom and Prosperity
  • Fiduciary Malpractice: The ‘Sustainable’ Investment Movement
  • Reforming EPA: Lots of Progress, More to Do
  • The Future of Coal, Oil, and Natural Gas
  • Carbon Taxes, Cap & Trade, and Other Bad Ideas
  • Climate Lawsuits Against Energy Companies and the Government
  • Real Collusion: Russia and the Green Movement
  • Reversing the Endangerment Finding

Confirmed Panel Speakers

  • Paul Blair, Americans for Tax Reform
  • Myron Ebell, Competitive Enterprise Institute*
  • Kathleen Hartnett White, Texas Public Policy Institute*
  • Amy Oliver Cooke, Independence Institiute*
  • Ken Cuccinelli, former Virginia Attorney General
  • Peter Ferrara, The Heartland Institute
  • David Legates, Ph.D., University of Delaware
  • Todd Kendall, Compass Lexecon
  • Joe Leimkuhler, LLOG
  • Harry MacDougald, attorney fighting EPA's Endangerment Finding
  • Mark Mathis, Clear Energy Alliance
  • Amanda Maxham, Ph.D., Ayn Rand Institute
  • Steve Milloy, Junkscience.com*
  • Fred Palmer, The Heartland Institute
  • Rachelle Peterson, National Association of Scholars
  • Craig Richardson, Energy & Environment Legal Institute
  • Benjamin Zycher, Ph.D., American Enterprise Institute

* Served on President Trump's transition team.

 

Stay tuned for updates on the schedule in the coming weeks.

Conservatives and libertarians who have worked so hard to develop the ideas and market-based solutions key to the plan have much to celebrate, can play a role in ensuring the victories continue, and must be certain they are not reversed in the future. We are already witnessing positive results from the energy freedom agenda. Now is the time to consolidate and expand these gains.


We hope you will join us for in New Orleans on August 7 for this important and informative event. Go to AmericaFirstEnergy.org for more information on the conference (we're always updating the site) and register today!